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Title Martha speaks. Martha goes to school [videorecording] / PBS Kids ; supervising producers, Susan Meddaugh, Ken Scarborough ; Studio B Productions, Inc ; WGBH Educational Foundation.

Publication Info. Boston, MA : WGBH Educational Foundation ; Hollywood, CA : Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, [2010]

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Description 1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
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System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language English dialogue; English descriptive audio track for people with visual disabilities; closed-captioned.
Note Based on the Martha books by Susan Meddaugh.
Cast Voices: Tabitha St. Germain, Madeleine Peters, Brian Drummond, k Alex Ferris, Cedric Payne, Christina Crivici, Vanessa Tomasino, Nicole Oliver, Kathleen Barr, French Tickner, Betty Phillips, Maxine Miller, Matt Hill.
Credits Producer, Sarah Wall ; supervising directors, Dallas Parker, Colleen Holub ; head writer, Ken Scarborough ; art director, Todd Demong ; editors, Wes Miron, Bryan Atkinson, Garry Wallace, Tom Harris ; animation directors, Nicola Humphrey, Jos Humphrey, Ishi Rudell ; music and theme song composed by Daniel Ingram.
Event Originally broadcast on PBS Kids as episodes of the television series Martha Speaks in 2008-2009.
Audience MPAA Rating: Not rated.
Summary Thanks to her favorite meal of alphabet soup, Martha the dog can speak. As a consequence, Martha is very interested in words, and she generally has adventures while learning new ones! Martha gets a job as a substitute teacher, and she takes it very seriously. Procrastinator TD wonders if he can finish his school project in time. Truman's been hiding in the garage and acting weird, and has a gruesome story to tell. Skits starts wearing a polka dot bow tie like Malcolm, the blue monkey on TV. Martha loses her collar and winds up in the animal shelter, and finds that freedom isn't much without a family. Bob has gotten off his chain and has imprisoned Truman, Helen, Alice, TD, Kazuo, and his owner up a tree! To distract Jake from the sweltering heat, Martha tells an adventure story with giants, queens, and a very familiar fire-breathing cat.
Contents Martha goes to school / written by Pippin Parker ; storyboard by Sam To (14 min.) (c2008) -- T.D. and the light bulb of doom / written by Andy Yerkes ; storyboard by Lih Liou (14 min.) (c2008) -- Truman's secret / written by Ron Holsey ; storyboard by Joey Largo (14 min.) (c2008) -- Skits monkeys around / written by Ron Holsey ; storyboard by Dan Hughes (14 min.) (c2008) -- Ain't nothin' but a pound dog Part one / written by Matt Steinglass ; storyboard by Dan Hughes (14 min.) (c2008) -- Ain't nothin' but a pound dog Part two / written by Matt Steinglass ; storyboard by Steve Lecouilliard (14 min.) (c2008) -- What's bothering Bob? / written by Ken Scarborough ; storyboard by Lih Liou (14 min.) (c2008) -- Martha spins a tale / written by Raye Landford ; storyboard by Sam To (14 min.) (c2008).
Note Special features: Games [interactive feature requires a DVD-ROM drive]; Printable coloring pages [PDF format printable documents, requires a DVD-ROM drive and Adobe Acrobat]; For parents [PDF format printable documents, requires a DVD-ROM drive and Adobe Acrobat]; PBS.org web link [text feature]; Previews (2 min.).
Subject Martha (Fictitious character : Meddaugh) -- Juvenile drama.
English language -- Alphabet -- Juvenile drama.
Schools -- Juvenile drama.
Secrets -- Juvenile drama.
Fiction -- Juvenile drama.
Friendship -- Juvenile drama.
Human-animal relationships -- Juvenile drama.
Martha (Fictitious character : Meddaugh) -- Drama.
English language -- Alphabet -- Drama.
Vocabulary -- Drama.
Dogs -- Drama.
Pets -- Drama.
Pet owners -- Drama.
Genre/Form Children's television programs.
Animated television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Fantasy television programs.
Educational television programs.
Added Author Meddaugh, Susan. Producer.
Scarborough, Ken. Producer.
PBS for Kids.
Studio B Productions.
WGBH Educational Foundation.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm).
Added Title Martha goes to school
Martha speaks (Television program).
ISBN 1415753598
9781415753590
9781608832651
1608832651
Standard No. 097360771343
841887012683
Music No. PAR077134D PBS Kids
07713 PBS Kids

 
    
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